Education

  • B.A. Russian Studies — New College of Florida
  • M.A. Slavic Languages and Literatures — University of California, Los Angeles

Research

  • Russian and Ukrainian Literature and Film
  • Problems of Violence and Gender in Post-Soviet Society
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy as Genres
  • Surzhyk Sociolect
  • Multimedia and Digital Humanities
  • Problems of Violence and Gender in Post-Soviet Literature and Film
  • Film Adaptations of Works of Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Russian Blockbuster Cinema

Courses

  • Elementary Russian (Russian 1-3)
  • Intensive Elementary Russian (Russian 10)
  • Christianities East and West (Slavic M40)
  • Great Russian Novel (Russian 25W)
  • Russian Civilization in the 20th Century (Russian 90BW)